As the hype surrounding the Arbitrum (ARB) airdrop continues, on-chain activity shows that airdrop hunters consolidated tokens worth around $3.3 million collectively from 1,496 wallets into two wallets.According to the blockchain analysis platform Lookonchain, one wallet received 1.4 million ARB from 866 addresses. The account then added all the ARB 3.3MAddressesAirdropArbitrumBitcoinConsolidatecryptoexchangeExchangesSeesWallets Read More
The official claim for the token went live at the Ethereum block height of 16,890,400 at 13:05 UTC. The claim website went down under heavy traffic, as did the blockchain's block explorer. Arbitrum, which started operating in 2021, is the largest layer 2 blockchain on Ethereum, achieving scalability by using AirdropARBArbitrumsReceiveTokenTradesWallets Read More
Metamask users in Nigeria can now directly and instantly buy crypto assets within the mobile app, Consensys and its Web3 infrastructure partner Moonpay have said. According to a Consensys executive, rolling out this feature helps to reduce friction while bringing down barriers that block or stop Nigerians from embracing Web3. AppAssetsBitcoinBuyCryptocryptoexchangeEnablesExchangesfeatureMetaMaskNewsNigerianUsersWalletWallets Read More
Bitcoin ATM manufacturer General Bytes has shuttered its cloud services after discovering a “security vulnerability” that allowed an attacker to access users' hot wallets and gain sensitive information, such as passwords and private keys.The company is a Bitcoin (BTC) ATM manufacturer based in Prague, and according to its website, has ATMBitcoinCloudCompromisedcryptoexchangeExchangesHOTMakerServiceShutsUserWallets Read More
Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum have rapidly gained popularity in recent years, and many people are now looking for ways to invest in and store these digital assets securely. One of the key components of a successful cryptocurrency investment strategy is choosing the right type of crypto wallet to meet CryptoHardwareSoftwareWallets Read More
$11.4 billion of USDC reserves are held in the form of cash at Reserve Banks, which include the two members of the Federal Reserve System.
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Crypto wallet maker Trezor recently decided to start manufacturing its own hardware wallet chips to respond quickly to demand-triggering events like the FTX collapse.Trezor announced on Feb. 27 that it would begin producing the chip wrapper, a crucial component for the Trezor Model T — its flagship device. The move will BitcoinBusinessCryptocryptoexchangeExchangesIsntMoveSemiconductorTrezorWallets Read More
Core ethereum (ETH) developers have launched a new software feature called EntryPoint that allows wallet accounts to function as smart contracts.
The new feature aims to bring so-called “account abstraction.” Crypto account abstraction is a mechanism that enables wallets to handle complex tasks automatically without requiring users to interact with the ContractsEthereumOperateSmartUpdateWallets Read More
I suspect the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will resist deductions for donations of dead wallets because the owner can’t actually sell them. But its own decisions say otherwise. When New York art dealer Ileana Sonnabend died in 2007, her children inherited a Robert Rauschenberg combine titled “Canyon,” among many other DeadDonateNFTWallets Read More